Long haul truck driver

Job Information
Author imperialtransport
Date February 22, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Imperial Transport Ltd
Salary 23.30 - Per Hour
Location Surrey
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information
Apply By: Fax: 1-844-822-8167 Email: info@imperialtransport.ca  

Imperial Transport Ltd, truck yard located at 12582 82 Ave, Surrey, BC V3W 3E9 hiring for Long Haul Truck Drivers

Title: Long haul truck driver (NOC: 7411)

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time, Overtime, Weekend, Day, Night, Early Morning, Evening

Salary: $23.30 hourly, for 40.00 Hours per week, Overtime will be after 60 hours/week

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Location: Various Locations all over Canada (2 vacancies)

Skill Requirements:

Education: Not required

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Driver’s License (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience: No experience required, on job training will be provided.

Languages: Basic Knowledge of English is required

Type of Trucking and Equipment: Flatbed, Tractor-trailer B train

Type of Travel: Long-haul, Provincial/territorial

Documentation Knowledge: Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Trip reports, Accident or incident reports

Communication Equipment Experience: Cellular phone, Satellite tracking (GPS) equipment

Weight Handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment: Cellular phone, Steel-toed safety boots

Specific Skills:

  1. Operate and Drive truck/trailer to transport and deliver material.
    2. Loading and unloading of goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo.
    3. Plan travel schedules and routes, Use atlases and other trip planning aids.
    4. Receive and relay information to central dispatcher.
    5. Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy.
    6. Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment.
    7. Perform brake adjustments.
    8. Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness.
    9. Maintain Log book for each trip.

Additional Skills: Mountain driving, Professionalism in customer service

Security and safety

Driver’s validity licence check, Medical exam, Drug test, Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

Large workload, handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Sitting, Attention to detail

Transportation/Travel Information: Willing to travel for extended periods, willing to travel overnight, willing to travel as two person team, valid driver’s license

Essential Skills: Working with others, Problem solving, Significant use of memory, Continuous learning

Other: Basic knowledge of English is required. Candidate should be legally entitled to work in Canada. We welcome applications from Aboriginals, New Immigrants and Seniors.


Imperial Transport Ltd

Office Address: 16423 80th Avenue, Surrey BC V4N 0H2

Apply By:

Fax: 1-844-822-8167

Email: info@imperialtransport.ca


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